There are 4 ways to get from Halifax to Old Trafford by train, bus, tram, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Halifax to Manchester Victoria

$15 - $38

Cheapest option

Bus, line 5 tram  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Halifax Town Centre, George Street (George Square) to Rochdale Interchange X58
  2. Take the line 5 tram from Rochdale Interchange (Manchester Metrolink) to Trafford Bar (Manchester Metrolink) 5

$12 - $15

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Halifax to Old Trafford 38.3 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  44 min

  1. Drive from Halifax to Old Trafford 38.3 miles

$8 - $12

What companies run services between Halifax, England and Old Trafford, England?

Northern Rail operates a train from Halifax to Old Trafford hourly. Tickets cost $12 - $18 and the journey takes 49 min. Great Western Railway also services this route 5 times a week.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Halifax to Manchester Victoria
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $19
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $35
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Rochdale Interchange (Manchester Metrolink) to Trafford Bar (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Bus operators
Yorkshire Tiger
Phone
0344 800 4411
Email
hello@yorkshiretiger.co.uk
Website
yorkshiretiger.co.uk
Bus from Halifax Town Centre, George Street (George Square) to Rochdale Interchange
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
yorkshiretiger.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Halifax to Old Trafford
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Metro Taxis Bradford
Phone
+44 127 4733733
Website
metrotaxis.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Halifax to Old Trafford?

The distance between Halifax and Old Trafford is 41 km. The road distance is 61 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Halifax to Old Trafford?

The cheapest way to get from Halifax to Old Trafford is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 44 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Halifax to Old Trafford?

The quickest way to get from Halifax to Old Trafford is to taxi which takes 44 min and costs £100 - £130.

How long does it take to get from Halifax to Old Trafford?

It takes approximately 1 h 21 min to get from Halifax to Old Trafford, including transfers.